DE HB165 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 10-4)
Status: Introduced on May 4 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-04-25 - Reported Out of Committee (Administration) in House with 1 Favorable, 4 On Its Merits
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This Act permits wine producers holding a valid license within this State or another state to obtain a license and ship wine directly to Delaware consumers so long as it is done through a common carrier with a carrier permit. This Act requires that wine producers pay the taxes normally due for wines; limits the amount of wine that a direct shipper of wine can sell to a single household to 3 9-liter cases per year; and limits the total amount of wine that the direct shipper of wine can ship directly to Delaware consumers to 1,800 9-liter cases annually. This Act requires the signature of a person 21 years of age or older before delivery of the wine and to receive training regarding how to deliver wine responsibly.

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An Act To Amend Title 4 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Direct Purchasing And Shipment Of Wine.



2018-04-25 Reported Out of Committee (Administration) in House with 1 Favorable, 4 On Its Merits
2018-04-25 Amendment HA 2 to HB 165 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2018-04-19 Amendment HA 1 to HB 165 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2017-05-04 Introduced and Assigned to House Administration Committee in House

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